Hailing from the Amalfi Coast, the Sorrento lemon is the pick of the bunch when it comes to summer styling, whether worn in print form on exotic escapes or artfully arranged on white-washed backdrops for Instagram. Naturally, we’re focusing on the former with the freshly-squeezed picks from our new-season collection – here’s our guide to wearing the citrus trend in SS19.
1. Start with White
How to make the citrus trend feel instantly SS19? Wear it with white. From cutwork sundresses to cool co-ords, pale palettes provide the perfect blank canvas when it comes to showcasing zesty accessories – think lemon-print headbands, beach bags and statement earrings in delicious tones of yellow.
2. Add a Swimsuit
Printed with polka dots in refreshing shades of yellow and white, this one-piece wonder is proof that the lemon trend can be referenced in more ways than one. Designed with a front cut-out and a low back detail, this sun-ready swimsuit adds a taste of the new to an otherwise classic print story.
3. Mix in Texture
Say ciao the clutch bag of our dreams. Woven from wicker, this crescent-shaped design is adorned with an appliquéd slogan and beaded lemons, nodding to the citrus trend in a subtler way. It’s finished with tasselled zip and boasts a slim-line shape – perfect for slipping into your suitcase.
4. Finish with Fruit
Whether going all-out or taking on the citrus trend in a more curated way, fruit-themed bags are a fun, playful way to elevate every warm-weather look. Be it a beaded lemon or circular style with appliquéd orange segments, each pick is set to become the day-to-dark staple of those warm summer months.